Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer,
Altura Credit Union
Location: Los Angeles
Member Since: 2017
Wade Pyun is Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for Altura Credit Union, a financial institution based in Riverside, California, that manages $1.4 billion in assets and serves over 135,000 members. Prior to joining Altura, Wade worked in various leadership roles, including Senior Corporate Counsel at U.S. Bank. His previous experience also includes advising the California state legislature on policy matters involving consumer protection laws and regulations. Wade is a past President of the Orange County Korean American Bar Association, and a current regional governor for the International Association of Korean Lawyers. He also serves on advisory boards for Asian Americans Advancing Justice and the Koreatown Youth and Community Center. Wade earned B.A. and M.A. degrees in English literature from Stanford University, and a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.